Thursday, December 3, 2020

Netherlands Hockey News

Sander de Wijn
Netherlands suffered a blow before the crucial India game, with defender Sander de Wijn being ruled out of the tournament after suffering an injury in their cross-over game against Canada on Tuesday. It’s tough for us to lose an important player. He was an asset,” said Seve van Ass. De Wijn...
National coach Max Caldas of the Dutch National Team has announced the training group with which he will prepare for the Olympic qualification games against Pakistan on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 October in the Wagener Stadium in Amsterdam. The following players form the training group: First Name Last name Association Seve Ass, from HGC Sander Baart Braxgata Hockey...
Robbert Kemperman
National coach Max Caldas dropped Robbert Kemperman and Valentin Verga for the selection of the FIH Pro League, as the duo will play in the Malaysian Hockey league in January and February . "I regret that I can not appear for the FIH Pro League. I travel to Malaysia for two...
On Thursday 23 April , the KNHB will organize an interactive digital knowledge session for experienced trainers and coaches. Alyson Annan, national coach of the Dutch National Team Women and coach of the JC1 at AH&BC, will be presiding over the session. The theme of the knowledge session is 'Contributing...
Netherlands Hockey : Rick Mathijssen appointed as the Men's Hockey team's assistant coach
The Royal Dutch Hockey Association (KNHB) has appointed Rick Mathijssen as assistant trainer in the coaching team of the Dutch National Team Men under the guidance of national coach Max Caldas. Mathijssen succeeds Graham Reid who was appointed at the beginning of April as national coach of India (Gentlemen). Mathijssen indicated...
Jeroen Hertzberger
World no. 4 Netherlands broke Australia's dream of clinching a hat-trick of World Cup titles, beating the two-time defending champions 4-3 in sudden death in a pulsating semi-final of men hockey's show-piece tournament here on Saturday. The Dutch thus took a sweet revenge of their 1-6 loss to the Kookaburras...
Kelly Jonker, 168-time international (68 goals), has told national coach Alyson Annan to put an end to her international career immediately. The 29-year-old attacker who made her debut for the Orange on April 7, 2008, is expecting. “My pregnancy came as a surprise for me and my husband, but we are...
Alyson Annan
For the first four matches in the Pro League, national coach Alyson Annan selected twenty more players, but the selection for the away game against China consists of nineteen names. The duel in the Far East is finally played with eighteen players. "Margot van Geffen will be the captain in China. She...
Australia vs Netherlands Womens Hockey team
A mouthwatering contest is on the cards with European's top-ranked side all set to take on the Oceania's top-ranked side in the finals of the FIH Pro League at the Wagener Stadium in Amstelveen Netherlands coach Alyson Annan vowed that her team will try to put its best foot forward...
Margot van Geffen
Seven-time world champions and the current Champions Trophy title holder Netherlands announced their 32-member squad for the FIH Pro League. The Dutch national women play their first game on 27 January in New Zealand. The Orange Army will host China for its first home game on 10 April. All 32...
In collaboration with Michiel van der Struijk, head coach of Kampong Dames 1 and national coach of the Juniors Men, the KNHB is organizing a webinar on Monday 28 October and master classes for trainers and coaches in November 2019 and March 2020. The theme is "Defending under pressure". On the...
The Netherlands men and women both made winning starts to their respective FIH Pro League campaigns on Sunday (27 January), earning victories over hosts New Zealand at the North Harbour Hockey Stadium in Auckland. The Netherlands men survived an astonishing New Zealand fight-back before emerging 4-3 winners, while a solitary...
Margot van Geffen
The Netherlands women will play against Germany women on Tuesday in Eindhoven. Coach Alyson Anna has named her 18-member team for the clash against Germany and also named two reserves for the match - Felice Albers and Kelly Jonker. Also, Ginella Zerbo will replace clubmate Kyra Fortuyn. Netherlands Women's Squad Ireen...
Thierry Brinkman
Three-time champions Netherlands on Tuesday mauled lower-ranked Canada 5-0 in the final cross-over match to set up a quarterfinal clash against hosts India in the men's hockey World Cup, here. Dominating the proceedings, Netherlands scored five field goals through Lars Balk (16th minute), Robert Kemperman (20th), Thijs van Dam (40th,...
The FIH has announced which countries have submitted a bid for the organization of the World Cups in 2022/2023. The Netherlands is also listed in the overview of countries that have submitted a bid. However, the KNHB has not submitted an independent bid, but has given its support to the bid...

Popular